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Always tired, no energy or motivation. Sleep 4, 6, 14 hours, still tired after being awake for 2+ hours. Sometimes I get low blood sugar symptoms?

Always tired, no energy or motivation. Sleep 4, 6, 14 hours, still tired after being awake for 2+ hours. Sometimes I get low blood sugar symptoms?

Low blood sugars: Low blood sugars are not good!
Please keep a close check on your blood sugar levels and if the level is low take some food and don't take diabetes medication for a day or two.
Regarding your sleep problems please get an appointment with a Psychologist. You will be surprised how well you will be over time.
Please let me know how things develop. ...Read more

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I'm always tired lack of energy and motivation, what's going on with me?

I'm always tired lack of energy and motivation, what's going on with me?

Hard to say: Your symptoms are nonspecific, which means they can be from many causes. Maybe you're anemic and need iron. Maybe you have a sleep disorder and are chronically sleep deprived. Or maybe you are depressed. Because there are so many reasons why you might feel this way, it's important for you to speak with your doctor so that a correct diagnosis and treatment plan can be determined. ...Read more

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What should I do if I am always tired and have no motivation or energy?

What should I do if I am always tired and have no motivation or energy?

Find & Rx cause: Chronic fatigue syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions and dietary and environmental insults. These factors impair the patient's ability to produce energy and they end up chronically fatigued. There are numerous internal & external stressors that can contribute to this syndrome. Find & rx. ...Read more

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I am always tired and have no motivation or energy anymore. What can I do to get more energy and feel good again?

I am always tired and have no motivation or energy anymore. What can I do to get more energy and feel good again?

Consult w/ your PCP: These kinds of troubles can have to do with either physiological or psychological factors, and sometimes it's a combination of both. Usually the best place to start toward understanding the causes is a medical evaluation. If everything comes up normal in this area, consultation with mental health specialist might be indicated. Your primary care physician can help you get started with the process. ...Read more

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I'm always tired. What vitamins can I take that is safe that can give me more energy/motivation plus still has all the nutrients I need?

I'm always tired. What vitamins can I take that is safe that can give me more energy/motivation plus still has all the nutrients I need?

Exercise ; Low Sugar: There are no vitamins that can solve this common problem better than getting regular aerobic exercise and lowering the carbohydrate or sugar count in your calories. Moving increases energy. Eating most of your calories as proteins and limiting your sugars adds energy. ...Read more

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I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep I get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should I see a doctor?

I'm always tired, no matter how much sleep I get! I have no motivation or energy at all and most of the time having a headache. Should I see a doctor?

Yes: It is important to determine if there is a medical cause which can be corrected. Emotional issues can sometimes be contributory but physical assessment needs to come first. Take care. ...Read more

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I'm 21 female. Always tired n fafifhee, poor concentration, n lack of energy & motivation. I don't think I'm depressed. Any idea what could be causing?

I'm 21 female. Always tired n fafifhee, poor concentration, n lack of energy & motivation. I don't think I'm depressed. Any idea what could be causing?

Complete medical w/u: You should have a complete medical workout to rule out one of a number of medical causes of your symptoms including thyroid disease, vitamin deficiency, etc and then have a psychiatric evaluation. ...Read more

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I am suffering from little energy and motivation and always feel tired. Is this medical or psychological problem or am I just lazy?

I am suffering from little energy and motivation and always feel tired. Is this medical or psychological problem or am I just lazy?

Get evaluated: Your sx could be either medical, psychological, or both. You have to rule out medical causes first:i would recommend contacting your physician asking for complete work up. If results are normal, then you might want to speak to a psychologist to figure out what causing stress. If there's abnormality, you still might want to enlist help of a psychologist to improve coping. ...Read more

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Think I have a lazy problem or fatigue problem. No motivation. No energy. Get tired when I do do something. How can I over come this?

Think I have a lazy problem or fatigue problem. No motivation. No energy. Get tired when I do do something. How can I over come this?

You may have a: Physical problem or be depressed. Please talk w/your doc about this so that the basis of the fatigue can be determined. A mental health professional may be the next step. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Why would I feel tired all the time, low energy, no motivation, don't want to get out of bed, loss of interest in everything, just don't care-odd 4 me?

Why would I feel tired all the time, low energy, no motivation, don't want to get out of bed, loss of interest in everything, just don't care-odd 4 me?

Hypothyroidism or?: You need a medical workup. Don't assume your situation just requires psychotherapy, even if this all started around same time a bad event happened in your life. I have seen patients who got delayed diagnosis of brain tumor, hypothyroidism, etc. These can be treatable if detected early. I am especially concerned for you because you did not mention sadness in your description. Don't put this off! ...Read more

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Hi. I'm feeling low on energy. I never have energy or motivation to do anything. I am on iron tablets but they don't help and I'm tired a the time?

What is your mood: Like? If you have low energy, lack of motivation and it is combined with sad or angry mood, changes in sleep or appetite, problems with concentration & decision making, amount you like yourself - then depression could be a contributing factor. Please let your physician know about your response to taking iron. ...Read more

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I have severe fatigue, no motivation, no energy. I sleep fine and really have no stress. I have seen therapists and family doctors.

I have severe fatigue, no motivation, no energy. I sleep fine and really have no stress. I have seen therapists and family doctors.

If doctors have not: Found a medical explanation and therapy has not been helpful, and if you have not yet had a psychiatric evaluation, then consider one. There are many possible explanations but must consider if depression and/or chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), a debilitating and complex disorder characterized by profound fatigue, may be producing your symptoms. Best regards for relief. ...Read more

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Is 435 testosterone low for a 23 year old I have no sex drive trouble getting and keeping erections. Constant fatigue and lack of energy no motivation

Is 435 testosterone low for a 23 year old I have no sex drive trouble getting and keeping erections. Constant fatigue and lack of energy no motivation

Low libido and: Lack of energy. Please continue to see your doc and perhaps get a second opinion. You may need an endocrinologist to help you sort this out. Lots of reason to hope. Peace and good health. Testosterone is but one of the male hormones. They can all be measured. ...Read more

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I'm always tired, no energy? I've had for a couple of weeks now. What can I do? I don't work so its not that. Sigh' advice?

I'm always tired, no energy? I've had for a couple of weeks now. What can I do? I don't work so its not that. Sigh' advice?

See doctor: Many potential causes. May be anemic, have thyroid dysfunction or a mood issue just to name a few. You need to be seen to determine the cause. ...Read more

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I'm always tired, no energy I don't want to associate with the world unless im at the work place, im very moody, how can I treat this.?

Tired.: By your description there may be an emotional component to your fatigue. A good medical checkup would be a good idea, but it may be wise to discuss your symptoms with a therapist as well. Many people who are chronically tired are actually depressed. ...Read more

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What causes the hair to fall out? I have been loosing my hair for the last 6 mo. It's very thin. I'm always tired, no energy.

What causes the hair to fall out? I have been loosing my hair for the last 6 mo. It's very thin. I'm always tired, no energy.

Check-up needed: Hair loss and fatigue in your age group may be due to a thyroid disorder. There are other glandular deficiency causes as well. I suggest a complete physical examination with blood and urine testing to evaluate your complaints. ...Read more

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Why am I always tired, No energy, also with a constant headache? Doesn't matter How much sleep I get either. Constantly exhausted.

Why am I always tired, No energy, also with a constant headache? Doesn't matter How much sleep I get either. Constantly exhausted.

Thyroids?: Under-functioning thyroid glands are one of the most common causes of fatigue/lethargy as you seem to have in the face of someone with terrible or constant headaches. You should be examined and get some blood work performed. If you'd like to write to me for a 1-1 consultation I'd be happy to give suggestions: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi ...Read more

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Both oh my thyroids are enlarged my TSH level was 1.8 and free T4 was 1.4 so why am I always tired, no energy, sweats, and have gained weight?

Both oh my thyroids are enlarged my TSH level was 1.8 and free T4 was 1.4 so why am I always tired, no energy, sweats, and have gained weight?

Goiter: It sounds like you have a goiter, but thyroid levels are normal. Unfortunately, most people who feel tired, with no energy, and gain weight do not have a thyroid problem. There are many other causes for those symptoms. If they persist, you need to see your doctor for evaluation. Taking thyroid hormone will not help you. ...Read more

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Thyroid blood results are t4 1.10 and TSH 7.570 im always tired, no energy, have anxiety and psoriasis, help! ?

Thyroid blood results are t4 1.10 and TSH 7.570 im always tired, no energy, have anxiety and psoriasis, help! ?

See your doctor: The elevated TSH tells me your endocrine system is working overtime to keep up with your body's needs. Time to have a good and thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Red circular palm/hand lesions itchy itchy soles random swelling fingers always tired no energy. Negative Lyme & syphilis tst. Occurring for 12 weeks?

Red circular palm/hand lesions itchy itchy soles random swelling fingers always tired no energy. Negative Lyme & syphilis tst. Occurring for 12 weeks?

Well: How long have you been on doxycylline? Since this is not likely an essential drug, you should check with your doctor to see if can discontinue it for a couple of weeks. Otherwise you need further work up. ...Read more

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Why do I feel like I'm always tired and have no energy?

Why do I feel like I'm always tired and have no energy?

Deficiency: There are some things that can cause fatigue. Chronic fatigue syndrome, problems with your thyroid, deficiencies in vitamins or minerals. See a physician who can do a proper work up to find out if there is underlying issue. Exercise, get a regular schedule, have daily goals and force yourself to achieve those goals. Good luck. ...Read more

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I am always tired and have no energy. What can I do to get my energy level up?

I am always tired and have no energy. What can I do to get my energy level up?

Find & Rx cause: Chronic fatigue syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions and dietary and environmental insults. These factors impair the patient's ability to produce energy and they end up chronically fatigued. There are numerous internal & external stressors that can contribute to this syndrome. Find & rx. ...Read more

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How can I loose weight faster? I feel like I never have any energy and I'm always tired

How can I loose weight faster? I feel like I never have any energy and I'm always tired

One possibility is: That you have a condition called metabolic syndrome. Weight around the middle, fatigue, moving toward diabetes. Please see your doc for a food plan and exercise program fit for you. Walking is great as is avoiding most carbs. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I am 25 and always tired and feel run down any suggestions how I can improve my energy levels?

I am 25 and always tired and feel run down any suggestions how I can improve my energy levels?

Many possibilities.: There are innumerable medical, nutritional and emotional conditions that include being tired as a symptom. These range from simple issues to those far more complex. A good checkup and blood testing would be a good starting point. ...Read more

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Why am I always tired and have no energy and a always wanting to sleep even if I just woke up?

Why am I always tired and have no energy and a always wanting to sleep even if I just woke up?

Always tired: U need to see u pcp for evaluation and work up if no medical reason than he/she can refer u for mental health evaluation to r/o depression. ...Read more

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I'm always tired at a specific time and what basically happens is that I feel my energy is draining at that time. What should I do?

I'm always tired at a specific time and what basically happens is that I feel my energy is draining at that time. What should I do?

More info needed: What is your age?, what is your health history? What is your job like? Do you sleep well? Do you exercise? Have you had any blood test done to check for anemia, or thyroid problems? The internet is not a good place to diagnose this type of problem. If you are concerned, make an appointment with a Doctor and have him/her evaluate you in more detail. ...Read more

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Some people can sleep a little bit and wake up with energy. No matter the time I sleep, im always tired when wake up, and without energy. Solutions?

Some people can sleep a little bit and wake up with energy. No matter the time I sleep, im always tired when wake up, and without energy. Solutions?

Check = sleep apnea: Daytime fatigue is a sign of obstructive sleep apnea.
People who have this snore and 'hold their breath' frequently during the night. Oxygen levels drop in the blood so sleep is not restful and patients wake up tired 'no matter how much they sleep! '. A 'sleep study' would be required to sort this out.
Hope you get better! ...Read more

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Why am I always tired after eating? No energy

Why am I always tired after eating? No energy

See a nutritionist: A nutritionist needs to see and evaluate what you are eating. Also get some blood studies to evaluate your overall health
Sugar is in so many foods and if you are having a high intake of simple sugars it can have the effect you describe ...Read more

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Why am I always tired and have almost zero energy?

Why am I always tired and have almost zero energy?

Many possibilities.: There are innumerable medical, nutritional and emotional conditions that include being tired as a symptom. These range from simple issues to those far more complex. A good checkup and blood testing would be a good starting point. ...Read more

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I'm always tired and weak and I never have any energy. What can I do to get more energy?

I'm always tired and weak and I never have any energy. What can I do to get more energy?

Exam and labs needed: First of all, you need to determine if there is an underlying medical reason for your fatigue. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm 27 and I have no energy at all I'm always tired my body aches all over and never feel like doing anything at all what's wrong with me?

I'm 27 and I have no energy at all I'm always tired my body aches all over and never feel like doing anything at all what's wrong with me?

Many possibilities.: There are innumerable medical, nutritional and emotional conditions that include being tired as a symptom. These range from simple issues to those far more complex. A good checkup and blood testing would be a good starting point. ...Read more

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I am a student at medicine and I have a lot to study, that's why I am always tired and I can't sleep well. What cand I do to have much more energy?

I am a student at medicine and I have a lot to study, that's why I am always tired and I can't sleep well. What cand I do to have much more energy?

Get better sleep: Sleep is good medicine. If you don't sleep well, you won't feel well and this will affect your performance, mentally and physically.
So, good sleep hygiene is of much importance. Find out why you can't sleep well and correct that. You may end up needing a sleep med, but try non-medication methods. Regular aerobic exercises, avoid napping/stimulant use etc.
Consult your doc.
Good luck. ...Read more

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I am always tired, no matter how much sleep I get. Always wake up every 2-3 hours. It takes more energy to do things than it should. I've been feeling more anxious but dazed and foggy?

I am always tired, no matter how much sleep I get. Always wake up every 2-3 hours. It takes more energy to do things than it should. I've been feeling more anxious but dazed and foggy?

Sleep apnea: You are describing symptoms of sleep apnea. You need to see a sleep specialist for a sleep study to see if you have an obstruction of your airway. First line of treatment for mild-moderate sleep apnea is an oral appliance by a trained dentist. Other treatment options after this could be a breathing machine or surgery. ...Read more